Ukraine's Central election Commission holds out hope that in the near future will be created the prerequisites required For the appointment of local elections in certain districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions, for example, the Verkhovna Rada is obliged to be a special law.
"The Central election Commission entertains the hope that in the near future will be created the prerequisites required For the appointment of local elections in certain districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. This must be adopted a special law ", - has told on Tuesday the head of the CEC Mikhail Okhendovsky, transfers UNIAN.
in addition, According to Okhendovsky, in restoring integrity in these districts need the State register of voters and electoral infrastructure." for example, the story is about assessing the work of election commissions and voting in the voting premises and the polling stations that exist on an ongoing basis since 2012, to identify their boundaries, identifying the need for new education ", – He explained. According to his statement, you should Also conduct an inventory of facilities, equipment, needed To work as election commissions and bodies of maintaining the State register of voters, the inventory of the ballot boxes." Instant recovery of the specified infrastructure, this takes time ", - has specified the head of the CEC. Also, in the opinion of the head of the CEC, it is necessary to provide safety to voters, Commission members, candidates, official observers. He said that will require the proper protection of the premises of election commissions, bodies of State register of voters, the polling station. Also, according to his statement, it is necessary to solve the issue of security of transportation of election documentation." There is no doubt that local elections in certain districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions have the opportunity to occur solely under the Ukrainian legislation, with adherence to generally accepted international electoral standards. To do this, one must for example provide freedom of activity of political parties, the mass media, freedom of campaigning, equal opportunities For each candidate ", – He said." Only when these conditions are met, the results of the elections in certain districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions can be recognized in Ukraine and in the world ", - has noticed the stations. Tuesday DND and LNR told about the consent to the postponement of elections on October 18 and November 1 for the following year ". Kiev believes that to return To the legal field of separate districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions want to cancel the election results November 2, 2014. The Commissioner of Kiev in the sub-group on humanitarian issues Iryna Gerashchenko Also said that the date of elections in Donetsk and Lugansk out Ukrainian Rada. Contact group on Ukraine in the near future will focus on the development of the law on local elections, which will give the opportunity to spend them in Accordance with the Minsk agreements, said the OSCE. This decision by the republics of Donbass applauded in the capital of Russia, in Ukraine, in Paris, the US and the EU. The Ukrainian head Petro Poroshenko said that the postponement of elections in self-proclaimed Donetsk and Lugansk national republics open the way for the return of Ukraine in the Donbas with the help of elections under the Ukrainian legislation. According to the source, the DPR and the LPR agreed to postpone the election with the abolition of "anti-terrorist" operations.